INDIVIDUAL TICKETS ARE ON SALE AUGUST 24
Tucson Music Hall
Friday, January 22, 2016, 8pm
Sunday, January 24, 2016, 2pm
George Hanson, conductor laureate
Sasha Cooke, mezzo
Richard Cox, tenor
Anne Gratz, cello
Tan Dun: Crouching Tiger Concerto for Cello and Chamber Orchestra
Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde TSO PREMIERE OF FULL ORCHESTRA VERSION
Prepare for Chinese New Year (the year of the horse) by delving into ancient Chinese legends and poetry. Gustav Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde is based on works by Li Bai, the wandering poet of the Tang Dynasty; Tan Dun’s Oscar winning score for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon accompanied a martial arts adventure from the Qing Dynasty and featured a performance by Yo-Yo Ma. George Hanson, considered a Mahler specialist in Europe, will return to conduct the full orchestral version of the composer’s celebration of earthly beauty, Das Lied von der Erde (The Song of the Earth). Featured soloists are Grammy® winning mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke and rising Metropolitan Opera star Richard Cox. TSO Principal Cello, Anne Gratz, will make her solo debut.
Programs, artists and prices subject to change. Buy tickets at the Tucson Symphony Box Office (2175 N. Sixth Ave., phone: 520-882-8585) or any Ticketmaster location (phone: 800-745-3000). Box office opens at the venue 90 minutes prior to event. For additional information, visit tucsonsymphony.org.
Buy tickets at the Tucson Convention Center Ticket Office any Ticketmaster locations, www.ticketmaster.com or charge by phone 800-745-3000. Two hours prior to event tickets must be purchased at Tucson Convention Center Ticket Office.
We can only guarantee the authenticity of tickets bought from our box office or ticketmaster.com.
For additional information please call 520-791-4101 X 1.